We’ve made some changes to the content of Unit R015: Design briefs, design specifications and user requirements. This is a mandatory, externally assessed unit in the following qualifications:
The revised content will be implemented for first teach in September 2020, and for first assessment in January 2021.
As a result of feedback received, we’ve made these changes covering each of the Learning Outcomes (LOs) in the unit because we were told that:
You’ll note there are no significant changes to what candidates must learn, rather how we have expressed ourselves in the specification to offer you clarity.
A revised version of the specification containing these changes is available on the Cambridge Nationals Engineering Design web page.
To support your delivery, we’ve published a scheme of work which can be downloaded from our Planning and teaching, Schemes of work web page or at the link below:
R105: Design briefs, design specifications and user requirements
In addition, Hodder Education are due to publish an endorsed textbook before the new school year. The sample pages, inspection copies and pre-order are available through the Hodder Education website.
If you have any queries about this update, please call our Customer Support Centre on 01223 553998 or email email@example.com.